Browse by Category
- All categories
- Truckstop Business
- Americans with Disabilities Act
- Marketing & Retail
- Human Resources
- Fuel and Trucking
- Diesel Exhaust Fluid
- Industry Trends & News
- Great Ideas
- Darren's Great Ideas for Independent Operators
- Our Legislative and Regulatory Issues
- Thought Leader
- The NATSO Show
- Credit/Debit Fees
Browse by Date
Ohio Residents and Business Owners Say Commercial Rest Areas a Bad Idea
Posted in: Our Legislative and Regulatory Issues
The residents and business owners of Ohio’s Hocking County know a bad idea when they see it.
Today I shared a blog post on the Partnership to Save Highway Communities' website on the people of Ohio's reaction to the Ohio Department of Transportation's plan to explore the commercial development of certain rest areas.
The Partnership to Save Highway Communities is a coalition of associations, corporations, small businesses and other stakeholders that share a common goal: preserving the valuable relationships between interstate highway motorists and community businesses serving their needs.
As I wrote in my post, "The people of Ohio have spoken and they don’t want commercial rest areas. ODOT should listen to what its voting constituents have to say and act accordingly."
Read the full blog post here.